WBTET Exam 2022: Notification, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Exam Schedule

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WB TET 2022 Admit Card has been released on 29th November 2022. The exam is scheduled to be held on 11th December 2022. Candidates had submitted their application from 14th October 2022 to 3rd November 2022 on the sites mentioned below. The West Bengal Board of Primary Education conducting the WB TET Exam for Paper I and II. The paper-I examination is for candidates who wish to teach classes I-V and Paper-II examination is conducted for candidates who wish to teach class VI-VIII. However, the board has released the notification for the Primary i.e I to V, the notification for the VI to VIII will be released soon. The candidates who wish to attend the exam should know the basic details like eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

  • The exam will be held on11th December 2022.
  • The WBTET exam is going to be conducted for 150 marks.
  • The candidates who are qualified in the WBTET are eligible to apply for the different teacher recruitments.

WBTET Exam Overview 

Exam Conducting Body

WBBPE

Full-Form

West Bengal Board of Primary Education

Notification Release Date

29th September 2022 

Application Start Date

14th October 2022

Admit Card release 

29th November 2022

Exam Date 

11th December 2022

Result Date

To be announced

State

WestBengal Government Jobs

Qualification

  • 12th Pass Government Jobs
  • Graduates Government Jobs

If you are reading about the WB TET exam, also check more details on UP PGT recruitment here!

Check WB TET Notification 2022 PDF

WB TET Updates

29th November 2022: WB TET Admit Card Out!

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education has released WB TET Admit Card for the exam which is scheduled on 11th December 2022. Below is the direct link to download the admit card.

Direct Link to Download WB TET Admit Card

How to Apply for WB TET 2022?

Step 1: Go through the Official Website to check the application link once it is activated.

Step 2: Fill in all the mandatory fields like name, address, contact details, educational details, etc.

Step 3: Attach the required document and upload a recent passport-size photograph. Upload the required documents as per the prescribed format using the PrepForSure Photo cropping tool.

Step 4: Pay the required fees and click on the submit button.

Step 5: Download and take a printout of the application form.

WB TET Application Fee

Below are the category-wise application fee details.

Category

Application Fee

General,

INR 150

 OBC- A & OBC-B Candidates

INR 100

SC/ST/PH INR 50
  • The candidates can pay the fee through debit card/credit card/ internet banking etc;
  • The offline mode of payment through demand draft/postal order is not accepted.
  • The candidates who want to appear for both the examination Paper I and Paper II should pay separately.

WB TET Selection Process 2022

The candidates need to qualify in the West Bengal TET to apply for teacher recruitment. The first stage of the WBTET exam is the written examination which is conducted for 150 marks. After the written examination candidate’s final scores will be added based on Academic Qualification, Teaching Experience, and Personality Test.

WB TET Eligibility Criteria 2022

WBTET 2022 Eligibility Criteria for Primary Teachers (Class I to V)

The applicants must fulfill the following minimum eligibility conditions as prescribed by NCTE from time to time to be eligible to appear for the WBTET exam:

  • Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary with at least 50% marks and a 2-year diploma in Elementary Education (DEIEd)
  • Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary with at least 50% marks and 4 years Bachelor of Elementary Education (BEIEd)
  • Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary with at least 50% marks and having Diploma in Education (Special Education), recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)
  • Graduation and a two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (DEIEd)

Note: 5% relaxation of marks in Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary or its equivalent examination 10+2 (ie 45%) will be allowed for the reserved category candidates.

WB TET Eligibility Criteria for Primary Teachers (Class VI to VIII)

Candidates are eligible to appear for the WBTET exam if they have:

  • Cleared their B.Sc/B.A or equivalent education
  • Cleared their B.Ed/secondary education exam with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Qualified the final four years Bachelor in Elementary Education (BEIEd)
  • Appearing in final two years B.Sc/ B.A/ Diploma in Education and clear the exam with at least 45% marks

Check WBBPE Primary Teacher Recruitment here!

WB TET Exam Pattern for Paper-I 2022

Below is the WB TET exam pattern for the candidates wishing to attend the Paper I exam.

Subject

No. of Questions

Total Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

Language I

30

30

Language II

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Environmental Studies

30

30

Total

150

150

  • Paper, I examination is conducted for the candidates who wish to teach for I to V class.
  • A total number of 150 questions are asked in the examination.
  • The Paper I exam is conducted for 150 marks
  • Each question carries 1 mark.
  • There is no negative marking.

WB TET Exam Pattern for Paper-II 2022

Below is the TET exam pattern for the candidates wishing to attend the Paper-II exam.

Subject

No. of Questions

Total Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

Language I

30

30

Language II

30

30

Mathematics and Science Or

Social Studies

60

60

Total

150

150

  • Paper-II examination is conducted for the candidates who wish to teach for VI to VIII class.
  • A total number of 150 questions are asked in the examination.
  • The Paper I exam is conducted for 150 marks
  • Each question carries 1 mark.
  • There is no negative marking.

WB TET Syllabus 2022

Check the table below for the detailed WB TET Syllabus 2022.

WB TET Syllabus 2022

Child Development & Pedagogy

Language I

Language II

Mathematics

Science

Environmental Studies

Social world and children (Teacher, Parents, Peers)

Concepts of child-centered and progressive education

Critical perspective of the construct of Intelligence

Understanding the Learning Process and Learners

Multi-Dimensional Intelligence

Language & Thought

Motivation and learning

Factors contributing to learning – personal & environmental

Addressing the requirements of children and learning difficulties, ‘impairment’ etc.

Understanding the Child Development during Childhood (focus on children at the primary level)

Addressing the Talented, Creative, Specially abled Learners

Curriculum Teaching: Learning Approaches and Curriculum Teaching Evaluation

Child as a problem solver and a scientific investigator

Vocabulary Test

Word formation from jumbled letters

Antonyms and synonyms

Contribution of famous literates for development of the language

Teaching Language

Assessment of Language

Learning a language at Upper Primary Level

Elements of the Language

Affixes

Language Comprehension

Pedagogy of Language Development

Learning and acquisition

Language items

Teaching, Reading, and Writing Skills

Principles of language Teaching

Role of listening and speaking

Assessment of learning language

Learning Language at the elementary level

Language Skills

Remedial Teaching

Idioms and phrases

The formation of short sentences from jumbled words

Test of grammatical knowledge on the following

Articles

Linkers

Phrasal verbs

Concord

Learning and acquisition

Learning a language at Upper Primary Level

Pedagogy of Language Development verbally and in written form

The Language items

Language Learning

Skills in learning the language

Learning a language at the Elementary Level

Assessment of language

Difficulties of Language

Errors and disorders

Speaking, listening, reading, and writing

Comprehension

Principles of language Teaching

Ratio and Proportion

Playing with Numbers

Shapes and Spatial Relationship

Knowing our Numbers

Algebra

Negative Numbers and Integers

Mensuration

Whole Numbers

Construction (using Straight edge Scale, protractor, compasses)

Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics

Exponentiation

Percentage

Average

Arithmetic

Quadrilaterals

Human Environment

Settlement, Transport, Communication

The Earliest Societies

Geography

Early States

Understanding Media

Diversity

The First Farmers and Herders

Geography

Methods and Approaches

History

Evaluation in Environmental Studies

Governance

Physical Features of West Bengal and India

History of Freedom Struggle in West Bengal and India

Health and Diseases

Matter, Force, and Energy

Environment in its totality: natural and human environment

Methods and Approaches

Internal Systems of Human Body

Download WB TET Syllabus 2022 as PDF

WB TET Exam Dates 2022

The candidates can check the exam dates of WBTET 2022.

WB TET Exam Dates 2022

Exam Date 

11th December 2022

Result Date

To be announced

How to Download the WB TET Admit card 2022?

Aspirants who are appearing for the WBTET Exam must download and carry their respective admit cards with them for the exam. The West Bengal 2017 TET Exam is held for those candidates who fulfill all the WB TET Eligibility as prescribed by the WBBPE. There are several steps that the candidates have to follow to successfully download the admit card of West Bengal TET.

Direct Link to Download WB TET Admit card – Click Here

Step 1: Click on the direct link mentioned above to download the admit card.

Step 2: Click on option A or option B as shown on the screen.

Step 3: Enter district, name, and date of birth or user ID/application number and click on the submit button.

Step 4: Your admit card will be displayed on your screen.

Step 5: Verify the details and take a printout of the CTET to admit card for future reference. 

What are the Important Documents Required In WBTET Exam?

Know the list of important documents required for the Kerala SET Exam.

  • PAN Card
  • Aadhar Card
  • Two or three photographs
  • License 

Important Points to Remember while Downloading the WB TET Admit card 2022

  • Keep visiting the official website of WBBPE to download the WB TET Admit card 2022.
  • The WBTET acknowledgment form 2022 is the most important form required to submit to successfully download the admit card of WBTET 2022.

WB TET Admit Card 2022: Scribe Details

According to the West Bengal TET Official Notification aspirants who are Physically Disabled will not be allowed to carry the scribe assistance. The candidates are required to undertake the examination of WBTET by themselves only.

How to Check the WB TET Cut-Off Marks 2022?

The WB TET Cut Off Marks 2022 is very important information required to predict your success in the exam. Candidates who will score marks equal to or more than cut-off marks will get a selection to the next stage. Candidates who wish to check the West Bengal TET cut off marks 2022 from the official website can check the space below to get an idea:

Step 1: Go to the official website of WBBPE or click on the direct link

Step 2: Once you are on the homepage, scroll along the on the Announcement tab

Step 3: Next, scroll along with the page and search for the WB TET Cut Off 2022.

Step 4: Now, click on the cut-off link and open it. Scroll along the PDF or press Ctrl+F to find the cut-off for your category.

Step 5: Save the WB TET Cut Off 2022 PDF on your device and keep it for future use.

WB TET Minimum Qualification Marks 2022

The candidates must at least score the minimum qualifying marks in the WB TET Examination. The qualification marks change for every category. Below are the details.

Category

Cut off marks

General

60%

SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH

55%

SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH (other States)

58%

How to Download the WB TET Result 2022?

Aspirants who have successfully sufficed all the eligibility as specified by exam conducting authorities for the exam will now wait eagerly for the result. Check the steps mentioned below to download the WB TET Result 

Step 1: Go to the official website of WBBPE.

Step 2: On the homepage, click the Announcement tab

Step 3: Post this, on the next page, look for the direct link of WBTET 2022 Result click on it,

Step 4: Next, enter the registration number and password to download the OMR sheet.

Step 5: Click on the download icon as displayed on the screen and open the OMR sheet PDF,

Step 6: Once the Result page opens, scroll along the PDF to find your roll number in the PDF.

Step 7: Candidates are advised to save the WB TET Result 2022 PDF and take a printout of the same for future reference.

Direct Link to Download WB TET 2014 State-Wide Merit List 

WB TET Answer Key 2022

The WB TET answer key 2021 will be released by the board after the successful completion of the exam. The answer key released by the board comprises a lot of information related to the answer, marking, etc. The candidates who will be downloading the answer key can get an idea of the same from the details given below:

Step 1: Go to the official website.

Step 2: A PDF will be flashed on your screen where you can check the answer key.

Step 3: Go through the answer key and calculate the marks.

Step 4: Download and take a printout of the answer key for future reference.

Direct Link to Check WB TET Final Answer Key 2017

WBTET Final Merit List 2022

The candidates appearing in the exam should also check the WBTET Final Merit List 2022 on the official website. The final merit list of the WB Teacher eligibility test exam 2022 will be released for the candidates who will complete all stages of the exam successfully. The candidates can check and download the WBTET Final Merit List 2022 from the official website to check their chance of selection in the Teacher Eligibility Test.

WB TET Books 2022

Check WBTET 2022 Books to know the important books for the exam.

Subjects

Important Books

Author name

Description

Child Development and Pedagogy

Best 2000 Smart Question Bank for CTET and State TETs

PrepForSure

This book has content that will be helpful for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. A question bank of 2000 smart questions is included in this smartbook. To get better at their preparation and practice more questions, candidates should definitely refer to this book.

Child Development and Pedagogy

CTET Child Development and Pedagogy for Paper I and Paper II

Pearson

Books mentioned here contain an explanation of all the important topics of the subject.

These books comprise a lot of previous year papers which will help you to know expected questions.

English

Chhaya West Bengal Primary TET Challenger in English

Chhaya Prakashani Editorial Team

Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies for CTET

DT Editorial

CTET Smartbook For Child Development and Pedagogy

The PrepForSure’s Smartbook for Child Development & Pedagogy is designed to help candidates study for CTET & State TET exams. This book has content that will be helpful for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. A question bank of 2000 smart questions is included in this smartbook. To get better at their preparation and practice more questions, candidates should definitely refer to this book. To get a clearer idea of the questions provided in this book, candidates can scan the QR Code and get access to attempt a free live quiz on the first chapter of the PrepForSure Smartbook. You can download the first chapter of the Hindi and English Book completely free from the below link.

1st Chapter Free Download link in Hindi.

1st Chapter Free Download link in English.

To buy the complete book click here. Hindi Book, English Book.

If you are preparing for the exam then you can download WB TET Exam Previous Year Papers here!

WBTET Preparation Strategy 2022

Know the WBTET Preparation Tips curated by the experts, check the details below

  • Candidates must prior focus on covering the whole syllabus, once the syllabus is completed, candidates must next focus on timely revision. The timely revision will help you to remember important topics, figures, and other important information.
  • Practice previous year paper and mock test – Candidates who are all determined to crack the WBTET Exam must practice the previous year's paper and mock test to analyze your weak and strong points

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